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The Resource Grunts : the American combat soldier in Vietnam, Kyle Longley

Grunts : the American combat soldier in Vietnam, Kyle Longley

Label
Grunts : the American combat soldier in Vietnam
Title
Grunts
Title remainder
the American combat soldier in Vietnam
Statement of responsibility
Kyle Longley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on personal memoirs and interviews with Vietnam vets, the author conveys the perspectives of the American combat soldiers who bore the brunt of the fighting. He includes the political culture, recruiting, induction and training, the soldiers' experience, their homecoming, and aftermath
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Longley, Kyle
Dewey number
959.704/3373
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS558
LC item number
.L655 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Soldiers
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Soldat
  • Vietnamkrieg
  • Guerre du Viet-Nam (1961-1975)
  • Guerre du Viet-Nam (1961-1975)
  • Guerre du Viet-Nam (1961-1975)
  • Psychological aspects
  • Soldiers
  • USA
  • United States
Label
Grunts : the American combat soldier in Vietnam, Kyle Longley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Johnny get your gun : decisions to enter the U.S. military during the Vietnam War -- Building GI Joe : induction and recruit training during the Vietnam era -- The first wave : the American infantryman in Vietnam, 1961-1968 -- The winter of their discontent : after Tet until the withdrawal and fall of Saigon, 1968-1975 -- Coming home : reintegrating into society and memory of the American infantryman in Vietnam
Control code
1053833
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780765622853
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008005110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780765622853
  • (OCoLC)191865820
Label
Grunts : the American combat soldier in Vietnam, Kyle Longley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Johnny get your gun : decisions to enter the U.S. military during the Vietnam War -- Building GI Joe : induction and recruit training during the Vietnam era -- The first wave : the American infantryman in Vietnam, 1961-1968 -- The winter of their discontent : after Tet until the withdrawal and fall of Saigon, 1968-1975 -- Coming home : reintegrating into society and memory of the American infantryman in Vietnam
Control code
1053833
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780765622853
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008005110
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780765622853
  • (OCoLC)191865820

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